Campus Events

AUTHENTIC WORLD WAR I UNIFORMS ON DISPLAY
Now through Jan. 4, 2019

Fort Douglas Military Museum

The Fort Douglas Military Museum presents an exhibit of authentic World War I uniforms, weaponry and equipment. Generously on loan from A. Gustaf Bryngelson, a collector of World War I memorabilia, the display includes uniforms and items from not only the U.S. but also from many of the combatant nations.

The exhibit runs through Jan. 4, 2019.


CELLISTS OF THE UTAH SYMPHONY [ARTS PASS EVENT]
Monday, Jan. 7, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
Libby Gardner Concert Hall

The talented cellists of the Utah Symphony will come together for an evening of chamber music performing works by Villa-Lobos, Piazzolla, and Bach. The musicians include Rainer Eudeikis, Matthew Johnson, John Eckstein, Walter Haman, Andrew Larson, Anne Lee, Louis Philippe Robillard, Kevin Shumway, and Pegsoon Whang.


PLAZAFEST: SPRING 2019
Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2018 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Union Ballrooms

Plazafest is the semi-annual tabling event for Recognized Student Organizations at the U. With the presence of UPC, ASUU and ~200 student organizations tabling within the Union Ballrooms, every student can identify an opportunity to get involved.

Student Organizations wishing to table at PlazaFest should submit the application, which closes on Friday, December 28 at 12 p.m. Please note that application submission does not guarantee a space. Decision notifications will be sent out no later than Wednesday, Jan. 2.


SPRING 2019 PEAK EMPLOYEE FITNESS CLASSES
Wednesday, Jan. 9-April 23, 2019

PEAK fitness classes are available to all full- and part-time employees of the University of Utah, including:
  • University of Utah Health Employees
  • Employees at Primary Children’s Hospital & Clinics
  • University affiliates in Research Park
  • Members of the University of Utah Alumni Association
  • Family members and partners of employees
  • Alumni association members

PEAK Health and Fitness offer a wide variety of classes including boot camp, circuit training, core training, indoor cycling, mat Pilates, stretch and strengthen, total body fitness, weight training and yoga.

Registration is available here.


SKATE WITH THE HOCKEY TEAM
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 | 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Salt Lake City Sports Complex

Join your Skatin’ Utes for this annual skating tradition.

Cost is $5 for faculty/staff and $4 for students. To purchase tickets, go here.


The Last Lecture
Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 | 12 p.m.
Student Union Den 

An opportunity for popular and distinguished professors from the U to give a lecture as if it were their last. What do you have to say to an audience of your students given one last chance

Professor Jack Newell will be giving his lecture titled, “Still the Question: How Shall I Live?”


Exercise Basics to Build a Stronger You
Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 |12-1 p.m
Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 | 7:30-8:30 a.m.
L.S. Skaggs Patient Wellness Center

This spring semester, PEAK is offering five session workshops for those who would like to begin exercising at home, or at a gym, and do not know where to start. The workshop instructor will teach proper form and technique on various bodyweight exercises that can be completed in a wide variety of settings.

At the end of the workshop, participants will receive a detailed workout description so they can confidently exercise on their own.

For more information or to register, go here.


EMOTIONAL WELLNESS AND MINDFULNESS
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 | 12-1 p.m.
Union Building Parlor A

Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 | 12-1 p.m.
Classroom A, School of Medicine

Trinh Mai is an LCSW for Wellness and Integrative Health, the Resiliency Center, and an associate professor for the College of Social Work at the University of Utah.  She will discuss ancient mindfulness practices that are now embraced in the modern workplace, whether it’s in health care systems, schools, Fortune 500 companies or military boot camps. Learn why and experience some simple practices that can improve your and your team’s engagement, relationships and quality of life at work.

Presented by Wellness and Integrative Health.